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Author Adam-Smith, Patsy.

Title The shearers / Patsy Adam-Smith
Published Melbourne : Nelson, 1982


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'BOOL  338.1763145 Ada  AVAILABLE
Description xi, 416 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, maps, portraits ; 27 cm
Contents Includes index
Summary History of shearing, strikes of 1890s, unionism, mateship, shearer's life to shearing as a sport
Analysis Australia - occupations & professions
Wool production industries. Shearing. Australia, ca 1800-ca 1900
Notes Ill. on lining papers
Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 400-402
Includes index
Subject Sheep-shearing -- Australia -- History.
Sheep shearers (Persons) -- Australia -- History.
Sheep shearers
Sheep-shearing -- History.
Sheep-shearing -- Australia.
Wool industry -- History -- Australia
Wool industry -- Australia.
Wool industry -- Australia -- History.
Genre/Form Sound recordings.
LC no. 83105855
ISBN 0170058840